Average Software Engineer with SQL Skills Salary

$81,326
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,032
Bonus
$2,500
Commission
$4,115
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The average salary for a Software Engineer with SQL skills is $81,326.
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$59k
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$81k
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$119k
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$59k - $119k
Bonus
$994 - $14k
Profit Sharing
$981 - $18k
Commission
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$59k - $125k
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Job Description for Software Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer are from the companies J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), Microsoft Corp and Northrop Grumman Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Google, Inc. where the average pay is $120,016. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Microsoft Corp and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., earning around $116,122 and $87,429, respectively. Cerner Corporation pays the lowest at around $69,845. Northrop Grumman Corporation and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $79,003 and $82,713, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Java, JavaScript, Python and C++ Programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C# Programming Language.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $71,561 based on 1,113 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,988 based on 7,819 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,117 based on 2,984 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,117 based on 1,290 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $107,480.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 46.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (25.8% more) and Seattle, Washington (25.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (2.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 13,668 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.1%
Early Career
57.2%
Mid Career
21.8%
Experienced
9.4%
Late Career
3.4%